Helena R. (Bergeron) Antaya

November 27, 2018


Helena R. (Bergeron) Antaya, 96, a life long resident of Fall River, passed away Tuesday, November 27, 2018, at Southpointe Nursing Care.

She was the widow of Roland Antaya, a daughter of the late Denery Bergeron and the late Rosanna (Jeffery) Bergeron, and step-daughter of the late Lucy (Malenfant) Bergeron. She was a communicant of Holy Trinity Parish of Fall River, and is remembered fondly for her love of playing Bingo.

Helena is survived by four daughters, Anita Sampson and Yvonne Custodio, both of Westport and Pauline Comstock and Claudette Raposa both of Fall River; 15 grandchildren, and many great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by four sisters, Loretta Francoeur, Mary Ann Thibault, Lucienne Mello and Eva Lecompte; and a brother Denery Bergeron.

Funeral services will be held Friday, November 30, 2018, at 9 AM, from the Hathaway Home for Funerals, 1813 Robeson St., Fall River, with a 10 AM funeral mass in Holy Trinity Church, Stafford Rd., Fall River. Burial will follow at Notre Dame Cemetery. Relatives and friends are invited to attend.

Calling hours Thursday, 4-7 PM.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital at

Calling Hours

NOV 29. 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM (EST)

Hathaway Home For Funerals
1813 Robeson Street
Fall River, MA, 02720

Funeral Service

NOV 30. 9:00 AM (EST)

Hathaway Home For Funerals
1813 Robeson Street
Fall River, MA, 02720

Funeral Mass

NOV 30. 10:00 AM (EST)

Holy Trinity Church
951 Stafford Road
Fall River, MA

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